Iran sends American pastor back to prison

by Michael Carl -- An American in custody in Iran for alleged crimes related to his Christian faith was pulled from his hospital bed, beaten and returned to the infamous Rajai Shahr more…

Pregnant Christian to die for refusing to convert

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_861001" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Meriam Yehya Ibrahim Ishag and her husband, Daniel Wani"][/caption] A Muslim judge in Sudan has ordered the flogging and execution of a pregnant Christian more…

Muslim violence surges for Easter week

by Michael Carl -- A source with knowledge of the Boko Haram Muslim terror attacks on Christians in Nigeria says the violence is being stepped up now because it is Easter week. more…

Gov't helpless to stop
massive Christian cleansing

by Michael Carl -- A wave of weekend violence by the Nigerian jihadist organization Boko Haram that killed more than 115 Christians in northeastern Borno state underscores the helplessness of a government more…

Analyst says Ukraine causing Russia worries

by Michael Carl -- A former U.S. House foreign policy analyst says the violence and turbulence in Ukraine is giving Russian officials reason for alarm, because of the nation's dependence on its more…